Bentsjord

Bentsjord

The Bentsjord Plant building

Bentsjord
Bentsjord
Bentsjord
2500
Installed Capacity (kW)
6800
Yearly Production (MWh)
2000
UK households powered
Turbine Type: Pelton
In operation since 2010
Aquired

The Bentsjord hydroelectric power plant is located in Troms, northern Norway. Operation of the hydroelectric plant began in July 2012, after a 14 month construction period and an overall investment of €3.5 million. The Bentsjord plant utilizes a 6.4 Km² catchment area, with a net head of 410m. Providing an installed capacity of 2.5 MW with annual production of 6.8 GWh.

This generator handles a fall height of 419 meters and and a flow capacity of 0,727 m3/s